18. Afterword

Discourses of Crisis and the Study of Religion - Lauren Horn Griffin

Aaron W. Hughes [+-]
University of Rochester
Aaron W. Hughes is the Dean’s Professor of the Humanities and the Philip S. Bernstein Professor in the Department of Religion and Classics at the University of Rochester. His research and publications focus on both Jewish philosophy and Islamic Studies. He has authored numerous books, including Situating Islam: The Past and Future of an Academic Discipline (Equinox, 2007); Theorizing Islam: Disciplinary Deconstruction and Reconstruction (Equinox, 2012); Muslim Identities: An Introduction to Islam (Columbia, 2012); and Abrahamic Religions: On the Uses and Abuses of History (Oxford, 2012). He currently serves as the editor of the journal Method and Theory in the Study of Religion.


In this final chapter, Aaron Hughes responds to the chapters in the volume as well as to the immediate reaction to the oral version of the paper. Ultimately, this chapter addresses what happens when theorizing cuts too close to home.

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Hughes, Aaron. 18. Afterword. Discourses of Crisis and the Study of Religion. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. Feb 2025. ISBN 9781800505315. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=43948. Date accessed: 25 Jun 2024 doi: 10.1558/equinox.43948. Feb 2025

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